President Barack Obama promises health-care reform, but he has taken single-payer health care off the table. Single-payer is the system that removes private insurance companies from the picture; the government pays all the bills, but health-care delivery remains private. People still get their choice of what doctor to go to and what hospital to use. Single-payer reduces the administrative costs and removes the profit that insurance companies add to health-care delivery...
Keywords: Dr. Quentin Young; Russel Mokhiber; Joseph Stiglitz; Geri Jenkins; Single Payer; Barack Obama; Amy Goodman; Democracy Now!